• Advanced Earth Systems Science 1 (1 credit) will cover the topics including: Astronomy, Meteorology, Geology, and Ecology.

    Suggested Grade Level 09 This course is recommended for students who have above average skills in mathematics (completion of Algebra 1) and who plan on pursuing a career in the fields of science and engineering. The class provides an in-depth look at the Earth systems, as they relate to the topics of astronomy, geology, oceanography, and meteorology. The nature of this advanced course is such that students study the topics in greater detail at a pace that provides for further enrichment. Students who take this course will utilize their mathematic knowledge. Students will be expected to demonstrate independent, higher order thinking and problem-solving skills, as measured through assessments, laboratory exercises, data analysis, homework assignments, special assignments and class discussions. This course is recommended as a prerequisite for the advanced electives in the Earth Science, and all other advanced courses in the sciences.

Last Modified on August 24, 2018